South Africa’s celebrities help create awareness of world mental health day
Written by Kgaogelo Mahlangu on October 10, 2019
Johannesburg South Africa- As the world recognises world mental health day today on 09 October 2019, Tara hospital in association with the Gauteng Department of Health will on the 11th October 2019, host a 6.7km Mental Health Fun Walk and aptly themed #YouMatter. The walk will start at Tara hospital premises and end at the premises. Various stakeholders involved in mental health care will be exhibiting and imparting much needed knowledge and awareness on all matters and services relating to mental illness.. The theme YOUMATTER, is aligned with the World Health Organization theme ‘Suicide Prevention’. Celebrities such as Gigi Lamayne will also be playing their part in creating awareness of the mental illness and its management by participating in the 6.7 Km fun walk.